Mckinley School

  • Mckinley School serves 263 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mckinley School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Mckinley School's student population of 263 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mckinley School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Mckinley School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#602 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
15%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
9%
5%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
65%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBillings Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Billings Billings Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,924 student
    0.5 miles
    425 Grand Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-5400
    0.5 9-12 1,924
  • Billings Broadwater School
    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
    0.8 miles
    415 Broadwater
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6207
    0.8 PK-5 373
  • Billings Highland School
    Grades: PK-6 | 292 students
    0.9 miles
    729 Parkhill
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6211
    0.9 PK-6 292
  • Billings Orchard School
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    1.3 miles
    120 Jackson Street
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6216
    1.3 PK-5 367
  • Billings Riverside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 520 students
    1.4 miles
    3700 Madison Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6000
    1.4 6-8 520

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